Scott Evans

Senior Research Scientist

Dr. Evans is the Director of the Statistical and Data Management Center (SDMC) for the Antibacterial Resistance Leadership Group (ARLG). His interests include the design, monitoring, analyses, and reporting of and education in clinical trials. He is the author of Fundamentals for New Clinical Trialists.

Dr. Evans is a member of an FDA Advisory Committee, the Board of Directors for the Society for Clinical Trials and Mu Sigma Rho (the National Honorary Society for Statistics), and the Steering Committee of the Clinical Trials Transformation Initiative (CTTI). He is the Editor-in-Chief of CHANCE and Statistical Communications in Infectious Diseases (SCID).

Dr. Evans is a Visiting Professor at the Department of Medical Statistics at Osaka University in Japan. He is the Past-President of the Boston Chapter of the American Statistical Association (ASA), the Past-Chair of the Development Committee of ASA, the Past-Chair of the Teaching Statistics in the Health Sciences section of ASA, and the Past-Chair of the Statistics in Sports section of ASA.

Dr. Evans is a recipient of the Mosteller Statistician of the Year Award, the Robert Zackin Distinguished Collaborative Statistician Award, and is a Fellow of the ASA.


BIO 214: Principles of Clinical Trials
BIO 238: Advanced Topics in Clinical Trials
BIO 523: Statistical and Quantitative Methods for Pharmaceutical Regulatory Sciences